Fellowship with the AUNE Center for Civic Engagement
The student awarded this one-year (and potentially renewable) fellowship will provide support for the Center for Civic Engagement at AUNE. The Center provides deliberative dialogue forums addressing challenging community issues (regionally and statewide) with diverse citizenry, building capacity for sustainable action, and civic engagement.
Support for the Center will include: working with the Center Director and other staff to organize forums, research community issues, interview participants, write issue guides, develop follow-up forum actions with an emphasis on evaluating outcomes and act as the liaison with AUNE staff and students. The fellowship will include facilitation training with the opportunity to assist and facilitate forums.
This fellowship carries an award of $15-$20,000 which will be split over the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semesters.
AUNE Doctoral or Masters Student who will be actively enrolled during the year for which this fellowship is awarded, with an interest and focus in the area of civic engagement. A background and/or experience in deliberative dialogue and/or community conversations through engagement with community members is a plus, but is not required for consideration.
Organizational and Technical Skills
Very organized and able to manage diverse responsibilities. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Proficiency using Word, Excel, and other software.
Engaged Scholarship Research
An interest in assisting to undertake scholarly research/participatory action research will be helpful: actual research and scholarly writing experience is a plus.
Level of Effort
This position is estimated to require 600 hrs/year (or about 20 hrs/week during the fall and spring terms)
To apply for this Fellowship:
Please submit a brief paragraph regarding your interest in this fellowship, your resume, and (2) references
Resumes will be accepted until August 15, 2017
Please send information to: Molly Kelly, Director of the AUNE Center for Civic Engagement at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please contact Molly Kelly at the above email if you have any questions.
To apply for this job email your details to email@example.com